BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Enterprise  >  Enterprise Explores  >  A Handy Guide To The Toxic Language Of Diet Culture

A Handy Guide To The Toxic Language Of Diet Culture

Richard Bradbury | Arvindh Yuvaraj | Christine Wong

31-Dec-18 12:30

A Handy Guide To The Toxic Language Of Diet Culture

The holiday season, with its parties, buffets, and multi-course feasts, is coming to an end—which means that the season of abstinence, atonement, and New Year’s resolutions is upon us. At least, that’s the narrative that diet companies and gyms are eager to foist upon us come Jan. 1—and no wonder, when the bulk of their industries’ yearly revenue is made in the first month of the year, as people try (and often fail) to live up to a set of rather arbitrary standards that have little to do with real health or wellness.


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  Personal DevelopmentEntrepreneurshipHealth PolicyDiseases and ConditionsMental HealthHealthy LivingFitnessMedical Innovation and TechnologyTravelSME

Tags:  dietingfadsresolutions





Play / Pause

Listen now : Best of Enterprise (REPEAT): AI Reshapes Work - How?; K Raman, Managing...

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Ep547

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit & Sense (REPEAT)

Rising Student Loan Debt: Is It Worth It?; Dr Amirul Rafiq Abu Rahim, Research Associate, Khazanah Research Institute

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

The Solar Solution To High Electricity Bills; Davis Chong, President, Malaysian Photovoltaic Industry Association

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

Scrapped Subsidies Hiking Up More Than Just Diesel Prices;

3:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

AI Reshapes Work - How?; K Raman, Managing Director, Microsoft Malaysia | Rohit Kalsy, Head of Sales, Emerging Markets (SEA), LinkedIn

4:00 PM

Beyond the Ballot Box (REPEAT)

Everything You Need to Know About the Diesel Subsidy Reforms; Dr Geoffrey Williams, Economist

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Mangrove Marvels: Guardians of Our Oceans and Coasts; Dr Ahmad Aldrie Amir, Senior Lecturer/Research Fellow, Institute for Environment and Development (LESTARI-UKM)

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

Ep110 - Jorja Smith

9:00 PM

The Selector